Share this entry
-ploid Syllabification: -ploid

Definition of -ploid in English:

combiningForm

Biology
Denoting the number of sets of chromosomes in a cell: triploid

Origin

Based on (ha)ploid and (di)ploid.

Definition of -ploid in:
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources